American Revolution Patriots (Ellis)


  • Ellis, Atkins – Atkins Ellis came from the Town of St. Albans, Somerset County, in the State of Maine. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maine. Atkins Ellis held the rank of Lieutenant, in the Continental Army. Maine was not a state, in it’s own right, during the American Revolutionary War. Maine became a separate colony in the 1620’s. From the 1650’s until 1820, the State of Maine was part of the State of Massachusetts. The people of the State of Maine finally gained the right to have their own state, in 1820. On the Sixteenth day of April, in 1835, Atkins Ellis’ Widow, Elizabeth Ellis received a bounty of six hundred acres of land, from the State of Maine. She was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Atkins Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Charles – Charles Ellis came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Charles Ellis held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Second day of February, in 1786, his heirs received a bounty of two hundred and seventy-four acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Charles Ellis’ heirs were given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Charles Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Daniel – Daniel Ellis came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Daniel Ellis held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-seventh day of February, in 1797, he received a bounty of one hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Daniel Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Daniel Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Edward – Edward Ellis came from the State of South Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of South Carolina. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Second day of May, in 1791, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of South Carolina. Edward Ellis’ heirs were given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Edward Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, George – George Ellis came from the State of Georgia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Georgia. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Second day of January, in 1786, he received a bounty of an unknown amount of acres of land, from the State of Georgia. George Ellis’ heirs were given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of George Ellis during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Isham – Isham Ellis came from the State of South Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of South Carolina. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Seventh day of October, in 1793, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of South Carolina. Isham Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Isham Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Jacob – Jacob Ellis came from the State of New York. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of New York. When the rank of soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Thirteenth day of September, in 1790, his heirs received a bounty of five hundred acres of land, from the State of New York. Jacob Ellis’ heirs were given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Jacob Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, James – James Ellis came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. James Ellis held the rank of Drummer, in the Continental Army. The age of a soldier was supposed to be at least sixteen years of age. The age of a musician was supposed to be at least twelve years of age. These regulations were sometimes ignored. The musical instruments included, the drum, fife, bugle, as well as others. The instruments were used of music and to relay messages to the troops. On the Sixth day of February, in 1784, he received a bounty of one hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. James Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Drummer James Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, John – John Ellis came from the State of Georgia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Georgia. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Nineteenth day of December, in 1785, he received a bounty of two hundred, eighty-seven and one / half acres of land, from the State of Georgia. John Ellis heirs were given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of John Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, John – John Ellis came from the State of New York. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of New York. John Ellis held the rank of Sergeant, in the Continental Army. On the Eighth day of July, in 1790, he received a bounty of five hundred acres of land, from the State of New York. John Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of John Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, John – John Ellis came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. John Ellis held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Nineteenth day of May, in 1784, he received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. John Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private John Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, John – John Ellis came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. John Ellis held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-third day of August, in 1820, he received a bounty of two hundred and twenty-eight acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. John Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private John Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, John – John Ellis came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. John Ellis held the rank of Sergeant, in the Continental Army. On the Twentieth day of February, in 1784, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. John Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sergeant John Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Matthew – Matthew Ellis came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Matthew Ellis held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Second day of April, in 1788, he received a bounty of one hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Matthew Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Matthew Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Michael – Michael Ellis came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maryland. Michael Ellis held the rank of Fifer, in the Continental Army. The age of a Soldier was supposed to be at least sixteen years old. The age of a Musician was supposed to be at least twelve years old. These regulations were sometimes ignored. The instruments used were: the drum, fife and bugle as well as others. The instruments were used to relay messaged to the troops. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of fifty acres of land, from the State of Maryland. Michael Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Fifer Michael Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Reuben – Reuben Ellis came from the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Pennsylvania. Reuben Ellis held the rank of Gunner, in the Continental Army. On the Nineteenth day of October, in 1786, his widow received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Pennsylvania. Reuben Ellis’ widow was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Gunner Reuben Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Reuben – Reuben Ellis came from the State of South Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of South Carolina. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the First day of April, in 1793, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of South Carolina. Reuben Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Reuben Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Richard – Richard Ellis came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maryland. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, his Administrator received a bounty of fifty acres of land, from the State of Maryland. Richard Ellis’ Administrator was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Richard Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Robert – Robert Ellis came from the State of Georgia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Georgia. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Seventeenth day of May, in 1784, he received a bounty of two hundred and thirty acres of land, from the State of Georgia. Robert Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Robert Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Robert – Robert Ellis came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Robert Ellis held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-sixth day of August, in 1785, he received a bounty of two hundred and seventy-four acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Robert Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Robert Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Robert – Robert Ellis came from the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Pennsylvania. Robert Ellis held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-ninth day of September, in 1787, his widow, Eunice Ellis received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Pennsylvania. Robert Ellis’ widow was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Robert Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Samuel – Samuel Ellis came from the Town of East Machias, Washington County, in the State of Maine. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maine. Samuel Ellis held the rank of Lieutenant, in the Continental Army. Maine was not a state, in it’s own right, during the American Revolutionary War. Maine became a separate colony in the 1620’s. From the 1650’s until 1820, the State of Maine was part of the State of Massachusetts. The people of the State of Maine finally gained the right to have their own state, in 1820. On the Seventeenth day of June, in 1835, Samuel Ellis’ Widow, Mary Ellis received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Maine. She was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Samuel Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Stephen – Stephen Ellis came from the State of Georgia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Georgia. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-seventh day of September, in 1784, he received a bounty of an unknown amount of acres of land, from the State of Georgia. Stephen Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Stephen Ellis during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, Thomas – Thomas Ellis came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maryland. Thomas Ellis held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of fifty acres of land, from the State of Maryland. Thomas Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Thomas Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, William – William Ellis was a Refugee from the State of Georgia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Georgia. Usually, a Refugee was one, who lost his home. Often people lost their homes, because the British burned it down. The British burned down many homes, of soldiers and sympathizers, during the time of the American Revolution. On the Sixteenth day of July, in 1784, William Ellis received a bounty of two hundred, eighty-seven and one / half acres of land, from the State of Georgia. He was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Refugee William Elliott, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, William – William Ellis came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maryland. William Ellis held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of fifty acres of land, from the State of Maryland. William Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private William Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, William – William Ellis came from the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Pennsylvania. William Ellis held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Sixth day of April, in 1787, his widow, Sarah Rose Ellis received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Pennsylvania. William Ellis’ widow was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private William Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, William – William Ellis came from the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Pennsylvania. William Ellis held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, his widow, Sarah Rose Ellis received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Pennsylvania. William Ellis’ widow was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private William Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ellis, William – William Ellis came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. William Ellis held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Nineteenth day of February, in 1784, he received a bounty of one hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. William Ellis was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private William Ellis, during or after the American Revolution.